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NBC
Oct 10, 2012 4:00pm EDT
decides she's tired are being the maid. and to send a message to her kids, she goes on strike. jessica stillwell stopped cleaning up after her daughters to prove a point. she documented the experience on her blog day by day. it shows the mess. wow. it just keeps growing and growing. for almost an entire week. until her family finally caught on. >> i'm pretty strict. my kids have responsibility and accountability within the home. it's not like i did this to teach them now. i taught them for a very long time. but it was slipping because our family was so busy. i don't want a generation of kids who are entitled, and just have -- don't have real life skills to be well rounded adults. >> jessica's daughters say the strike reminded them to appreciate everything their mom does. hear that? sons and daughters out there? you can check out jessica's blog for yourself, just go to nbcwashington.com and search mom strike. slipping, that's -- >> that's disgusting. >> yeah. >> that's pretty disgusting. >> you can almost smell it. >> but it did make the point. >>> speaking of points, the game is over.
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. >> investigators gathered friday to announce the worst had happened to 10-year-old jessica ridgeway. >> with a great deal of sorrow in my heart, i regret to inform you that the body that was found has been positively identified as jessica ridgeway, the missing girl from westminister. >> the body was disz covered several miles away and nearly a week after jessica disappeared while walking to school. it follows air and ground searches by hundreds of volunteers who came to the aid of grieving family. >> you don't want any parent, any parent, any parent to ever experience in their whole entire life. >> so, now, the search shifts to suspects. >> i want to stress that we recognize that there is a predator at lanrge in our community. >> the kidnapper and killer could be someone jessica or her family knew. and the f.b.i. is putting four dozen agents on the case to help make an arrest. >> the commitment of the task force of investigators in this case will not waiver. and our commitment to resolve to seek justice on behalf of jessica will only grow stronger. >> but until someone is arrested,
FOX
Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. >> the body that was found in arvada has been positively identified as jessica ridgeway, the missing girl from westminster. the family has been notified. we can't begin to comprehend the grief that they're going through. >> reporter: jessica's body was discovered in the park wednesday about 7 miles from her home. police say they're now focusing on finding a suspect. >> we recognize that there is a predator at large in our community. i want the community to know that we are doing everything within our power to apprehend that individual. >> reporter: jessica began the short walk from her home to school last friday, but she nerve arrived. only her backpack -- never arrived. only her backpack was found two days later. investigators are asking residents to be alert for people they know who might have suddenly changed their appearance. >> we want you to look for changes in habits, patterns, peculiar absences of those around you and report it. >> reporter: authorities say so far they searched more than 500 homes, over 1,000 vehicles and responded to about 1,500 tips in this case. >> our priority n
NBC
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am EDT
a week-long search, police say the body they found earlier this week is that of little jessica ridgeway, the 10-year-old girl who disappeared after she was headed off to elementary school a week ago. >> i was actually in denver this week when they found the body. unable to identify it. but parents especially very scared, very angry about this whole thing. there is a predator on the loose, a killer. >> the investigation is continuing. we're going to talk about that in a moment. >>> also ahead, with just three days to go until the next presidential debate, the candidates have a busy weekend campaigning and preparing for their next showdown. take a look at how they're getting ready, especially in light of their running mate's performances on thursday night. >> it was a big night. i was in kentucky. a lot going on there for that debate. >>> and space shuttle endeavor normally flies around the globe at more than 17,000 miles per hour. this morning, it is making its way through the streets of l.a. california dreaming at about two miles per hour, inching its way toward the california science c
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 4:00pm EDT
. this evening police are expected to announce whether the body found in a park is that of 10-year-old jessica ridgeway. as nbc's chris clackum reports, right now investigators are asking for help to track down her kidnapper. >> reporter: colorado authorities haven't said yet whether the remains found outside denver wednesday night are those of 10-year-old jessica ridgeway, but they've already shifted the investigation somewhat to looking for suspects. >> could be your boss, your friend, and ultimately it could be your family member. >> reporter: also, what were searches for jessica are now searches for evidence, that might explain what happened when she disappeared last week while walking to school the last time her mother saw her. >> you don't want any -- any parent -- any parent to -- to ever experience in their whole entire life to learn your child has been taken. >> reporter: the body was discovered several miles away from where jessica lived. but until something definitive is announced, the community struggles. >> it's every parent's worst nightmare. you know, i think everybody's holding
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 5:00am EDT
for the latest your money report of the morning. >> jessica is back to tell us more on that. good morning, jess. >> good morning. earnings season large and in charge. we'll have to see if there's any good news out there that could maybe lift the market after what's been a pretty awful week. jason more gone chase sced -- morgan chase scheduled to report quarterly earnings. the biggest banks rose 19% last quarter. we're expecting to hear about more layoffs in the financial industry as banks continue to look for ways to cut costs. as for suffolks the major averages is -- as for stocks,, the dow stands at 13,326. it erased an early gain. nasdaq was off by 2. s&p 5 hundred was up albeit franceally. >>> more problems for farmers that could continue to raise our food prices. the price of corn jumped 5%. global food inventories will fall more than expected. corn output has been cut by the greatest amount in 15 years. >>> and mortgage rates ticked up from record lows last week, still really, really, really low. freddie mac says the rate on a 30-year fixed loan rose to 3.3 the%. -- 3.39%. if you can refi
CBS
Oct 11, 2012 5:00am EDT
jessica is here talking about the headlines. >> good morning to both of you. investors will be focusing on the job market yet again when we get the latest unemployment numbers out of the government. investors also hoping for better earnings news after we saw problems with alcoa. shares fell on the aluminum company's cautious onlook mostly because -- outlook mostly because of a slowdown in china. the dow dropped 128 points in trading. the nasdaq was off by 13 points and the s&p 5 hundred was down by -- 500 was down by about 9. this is coming as better news. the u.s. economy grew modestly in september. the federal reserve says its latest assessment of economic conditions shows an improving housing market, helping many areas of the country last month. at the same time consumer spending was flat or up just slightly. in most of the regions surveyed. >>> more people struggling financially are staying in their homes. foreclosure activity fell in september to a five-month low. according to realty track, california, michigan and georgia saw the biggest drop since foreclosure. that offset a jump
CBS
Oct 11, 2012 6:00am EDT
'll be back with more traffic coming up at 6:18. back to you guys. >>> jessica doyle is back. >> she's watching your money and your car and its safety. >> that's right. we told but this problem yesterday with fake air bags. we now have more information to share with you. if you replaced your car's air bag in the past three years, the new air bag could be an unsafe fake. the national highway traffic safety administration has released a demonstration video. we're going to show it to you right now. it shows you what can happen when a fake air bag deploys in a crash simply does not work. authorities tested ten fake air bags that they seized as part of a criminal investigation. all ten failed. so far there are no reported injuries or deaths if these counterfeits. nhtsa says only a small number of vehicles may have fakes but your odds rise if you had air bags replaced within the last three years at a repair shop that is not part of a new dealership or car dealership. if you bought a used car without full knowledge of the history, or if you bought a salvaged or rebuilt car. air bags purchas
ABC
Oct 7, 2012 11:00pm EDT
10-year-old colorado girl featured right here. jessica ridgeway vanished without a trace while heading to school three days ago. today, police got their first real clue. they found her backpack and a water bottle 12 miles from where she vanished. still no sign of jessica 800 volunteers scoured trails and hill sides. jessica's parents are going through a divorce and aren't speaking publicly but police say they are cooperating with this investigation. >> there was a huge brawl that broke out between two wedding parties in philadelphia. and the chaos was caught on tape. authorities say up to 100 people were involved in the fight which took place at a hotel bar in the city of brotherly love. dozens of police officers were called in to try to restore order. the uncle of one of the brides suffered a heart attack and died. at least three people were arrested. it's not clear what started that fight. >> some parts of our area will experience temperatures in the 30's overnight. >> meteorologist back on how long the [ male announcer ] c
NBC
Oct 10, 2012 5:00am EDT
in colorado is speaking out. 10-year-old jessica ridgeway never showed up for school near denver last friday. her mother says the fifth grader got ready for school and left to meet a friend to walk to school, but the friend says jessica never showed up. it was hours before anyone realized the 10-year-old was missing. jessica's mother works a night shift. she says she slept through the call that said jessica never arrived. now she just wants her daughter to come home. >> and then you get the pit in your stomach that you don't want any parent, any parent to ever experience in their whole entire life that your child has just been taken. it is not ever, ever anything i want, ever, any parent to go through. >> a man found jessica's backpack last weekend about six miles from her house. >>> also in colorado, several families of victims of that mass shooting at a movie theater are calling for an investigation into two charities. the families say the groups used names and pictures of victims to raise money without their permission. suspected shooter james holmes faces 140 counts related to that july
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 5:00pm EDT
have helped us. >> i don't know that a lot of people give it that much thought. >> reporter: jessica anderson at kippinger's personal finance is a pet owner herself who bought pet insurance, but warns, do your research before you buy. >> you want to read every policy that you're considering really carefully. >> reporter: first thing to know, pet insurance will cost about $20 to $50 per month, depending on what options you choose. the higher the maximum payout, the pricier the premium. here's how it works. you pay your vet bill up front and submit it to the insurance for reimbursement. some insurance companies pay a percentage of the vet bill. and you need to know about the deductibles. >> make sure you look at how they treat the deductibles. they can be per visit, it can be per incident, which is different. >> reporter: what will pet insurance cover? >> most of the policies are illness and accident related. >> reporter: preexisting conditions and hereditary disorders are usually not covered. plans that do offer that coverage cost more. if you decide against complete pet insurance, th
FOX
Oct 9, 2012 5:00pm EDT
in colorado released this home video of a missing girl in hopes of finding her. the 10-year-old jessica ridgeway has been missing since friday when she vanished on the way to school. the only tastes fifth grader, her backpack found six miles away from the home. police have no suspects and they following up on two recent cases in a nearby up to where a man tried to lure two young boys into his car. >> and hopefully that video helps. for parents talking about the disappearance of jess a it's a difficult conversation to have with kids. he's more. >> you can't be careful enough. yeah, it's hitting too close to home now. >> reporter: melissa and her son lyaround the corner. >> i told him that anybody that you don't know besides t- teachers are strangers and it's okay to not be polite and to to the talk to him. >> it's never too early. >> i think can you start this in preschool and that can scare some parents. >> reporter: dr. cheryl ziegler is a child psychologist and family counselor. she said teaching kids that every stranger presents a danger does not work anymore. >> and this is an old t
FOX
Oct 11, 2012 5:00pm EDT
and remote areas for any signs of 10-year-old jessica ridgeway. during a search yesterday, authorities found a body in a nearby park but they are not saying yet whether they believe it's jessica. the police say the body's condition means it's going to take longer for investigators to positively identify it. >> we're released the information and contacted the family to let them know this information is released publicly. we want to inform the community that is important they provide the tipline and any information that is going to help in the investigation. >> jessica disappeared last friday morning on the way to school and this is video released by the family of her. the police believe the fifth grader was abducted. >>> that is a wrap on the 5:00 news tonight. the news edge at 6 starts right now. >>> right off of the top, we're following breaking news involving d.c. council member jim graham and his time on the metro board. ab independent -- an independent report just released accuses graham of unethical dealings while he was on the board. john henrehan is live in northwest with details. joh
CBS
Oct 9, 2012 5:00am EDT
your money report of the morning. >> good morning, jessica doyle. >> good morning. we have earnings season starting on wall street today. it's going to be big doings the next couple of weeks. traders don't have the greatest of expectations. analysts are expecting companies to post an overall decline in profits for the first time in nearly three years. today that marks the five-year anniversary of the record high closes of the dow and s&p 500. both indexes right now currently about 7% below those levels. not terribly below. check be the numbers the dow starts this morning at 13,583 after dropping 267 points in -- 27 points in trading. nasdaq was down by about 24. the s&p 500 was down by 5. economic slowdowns in asia and europe and worries about u.s. corporate profits have some analysts predicting a possible pullback in the stock market. so we'll keep our eyes on that also on this. germany's chancellor is in athens today for talks with greece's prime minister. the two are expected to discuss the country's financial crisis. greek police have been stepping up security and they're prepar
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 6:00am EDT
quarterback. >>> coming up, jessica is back. shelf' have the best car deals on the dealer lot this month. werth. >>> howard here with your weather first on this friday morning. it's going to be a cool day today. we'll have a front passing through this morning into the afternoon. that's going to kick up the winds out of the west, northwest. could gust over 20 miles an hour at times. lunch time temperature 60. turning cold tonight. i'll update you on the freeze watches in just a few minutes. >>> on the northbound side in qawnts can he -- quantico, the ramp to i-95 is blocked. it's an overturned vehicle on the ramp. again the ramp is blocked from northbound rudsall road. >>> it's 6:12. jessica doyle is back with another your money report. >> the help wanted signs. good news if you're going out in the washington area. >> even jayson werth is excited about it. this holiday season is expected to abpretty good one for the re- - to be a pretty good one for the retailers. they're preparing for all the crowds by adding employees. the national retail federation is expecting up to 625,000 jobs to be
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 4:30am EDT
marks one week since the disappearance of 10-year-old jessica ridgeway. earlier police discovered a dismembered body in a rural park seven miles from the girl's home. police are trying to determine if it could be jessica. the 10-year-old has not been seen since leaving for school last friday morning. >>> it is 15 before the hour. the meningitis outbreak continues to spread this morning. according to the cdc, virginia has 30 confirmed cases of the infection. 9 cases have been reported in maryland. one person in each of thoeds states died, bringing the nationwide death toll to 14. in all, 170 people have been sickened in the outbreak that is now spanning 11 states. the massachusetts pharmacy linked to the tainted steroid shots, has recalled all of its products. >>> two of the three suspects arrested for beating and robbing a man in eastern market will be in court this morning. thomas macelin has been in the hospital since august. he is now blind in one eye and unable to walk or feed himself. last night a $10,000 trust was announced for his family. his wife abby accepted the donation
CBS
Oct 8, 2012 5:00am EDT
'm jessica doyle in for andrea roane on this mop morning. >> thanks for joining us, i'm mike haiduk. mr. bernstein starts it off, grab the coat. >> reporter: temperatures in the 30s and 40s this morning. and with clouds returning shortly, i know the clouds will come back. temperatures are not going to move much today. low to mid-50s. we'll start out with the day planner. weather graphics please if we can, you'll see the temperatures in the low 50s by noon, cloudy skies. with a few showers this afternoon. high temperature 54. just to let you know the average high still about 70, 71. showers yesterday afternoon, early evening pulled away, we have clearing overnight, another batch of clouds and showers approaching southwestern virginia. areas this morning mid-30s in jay and old town. 33 in western maryland. to the east the bay at annapolis 51 andrews is down to 43 and a cool afternoon ahead. high temperatures will be in the 50s right now. a little bit of fog. let's check in with monika here. >> reporter: good morning, everybody. if you are heading around town, things are beginning to get a
CNN
Oct 7, 2012 9:00am PDT
kol linz, and cnn's chief white house correspondent jessica yellin. i'm candy crowley. and this is "state of the union." >>> it was not unanimous, but there was overwhelming consensus among viewers and pundits that mitt romney shined in denver's debate season opener and the president did not. the new yorker magazine summed it up with a cover cartoon of romney debating an empty chair. the captain "mitt stands alone." campaigns are only as good as their last news cycle, so on to danville, kentucky, and thursday night's battle of the number twos. joining me now are philadelphia mayor michael nutter, a long-time friend of joe biden, and republican party chairman reince priebus. and mayor nutter, stand by with me, and i want to get to the party chairman, and we'll be back with you. mr. chairman, thank you for joining us. i want to talk about the great burden of great expectations. there was a cnn poll, and who is going to win the vice presidential debate? the answer was biden, 39%, ryan, 55%. in many ways this mirrors what happened to the presidential debate? everyone thoug
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 4:00am EDT
the discovery to missing jessica ridgeway who lived seven miles away. we, of course, will keep you updated. >>> people across pakistan stood up to the taliban taking to the streets to attempt the condemned murder of a 14-year-old girl shot in the head after blogging about girls' rights. she is reported to be out of immediate danger but doctors are considering moving her to a hospital bed in islamabad. >>> the massachusetts pharmacy considered to be the source of a deadly meningitis outbreak. they settled a lawsuit a few years ago. they have temporarily suspended operations. >>> after arguments wednesday the supreme court is now deciding whether the university of texas went too far in considering race as a factor in student admissions. >>> texas executed convicted rapist and child killer jonathan green last night despite his attorney's claim green was mentally ill. >>> russia doesn't want the u.s. to continue helping them to secure and dismantle its nuclear arsenal without changes to the deal. >>> meanwhile, russian president vladimir putin is getting some love. they starred in a video all
CBS
Oct 8, 2012 4:30am EDT
. >> this is jessica doyle in for andrea roane who will be
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 7:00pm EDT
confirmed the body they found wednesday is 10-year- old jessica ridgeway. police found her body near an abandoned mining shaft 7 miles from her home. investigators say the 5th grader was kidnapped on her way to school last friday morning. the fbi is warning parents to stay on alert because the suspect could be someone in the community. >>> now we're going to go on to the campaign. actually what we're going to also talk about now is some of the ads on metro as of late that have been causing quite a bit of controversy. here's surae chinn. >> reporter: i'm surae chinn at the u street metro station where an islamic group has answered back by putting up their own signs to counter these hate ads. >> i'm a muslin myself and that's not what islam is about. >> reporter: some people have already defaced those anti- slim signs that equate muslim radicals with savages. a washington examiner picture shows a woman using post-its to cover up the hate message. the council on american islamic relations or c.a.r.e. is putting up three 16-foot banners at metro stations to counter the anti-muslim ad.
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 11:00am EDT
missing. they discovered the body where they were searching for jessica ridgeway. they will not confirm it's the body of that of the missing girl. she disappeared on her way to school last week. police say they plan to continue searching for ridgeway today. >> the search that would continue in westminster will continue this morning. we have been speaking throughout the week about the canvas conducts in and around the disappearance location of jessica ridgeway. that will continue along with additional open space areas we plan to work on today. >> detectives said they believe ridgeway was abducted. so far, no leads on a possible suspect. >>> hikers and bikers will see more police patrols on a popular trail in montgomery county. montgomery county police say two attacks on the capital crescent trail may be linked. a teenager grabbed two others on september 29th in the tunnel in bethesda and tried to rob them. on friday, police arrested a 16-year-old from rockville in this case. they believe the attack may be connected to one that happened in july. >> i couldn't believe it was happening here. i
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 4:00pm EDT
in a grassy park about seven miles from where jessica ridgeway disappeared, while walking to school. at a news conference this morning, police said they plan to continue searching for jessica. they believe she was abducted and today her parents were ruled out as suspects. the only real clue police have is her backpack found over the weekend six miles from her home, and a water bottle that she had with her. >>> the focus in the race for the white house today turns to the running mates. it is debate night, and vice presidential candidates joe biden and paul ryan will face off this evening in kentucky. unlike a lot of vp debates, this one might make a big difference, because this race is so close now. >> reporter: in danville, the college town that hosts tonight's debate, local voters say they'll tune in. >> i want ryan to be able to express what we want for our country, like romney did in the presidential debate. >> i think it will help obama if joe biden does well. >> reporter: with the debate hall ready at center college, paul ryan arrived, a 42-year-old republican whiz kid set to face a 69-ye
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm EDT
form of kidnapping, your computer and private data held ransom by hackers. jessica doyle has what you need to know to protect your computer from ransomware. >> reporter: steve merrifield owns a high end sporting goods shop. after 27 years in business he'd been preparing to sell it. all of the records for potential buyers stored on his computer server. so merrifield was more than concerned when he realized all his data had been frozen. >> the last words i remember is this is not good. this is not good. >> reporter: it turned out hackers had taken control of his machine and flashed a message. for $3,000 merrifield could have his data back, but it didn't stop there. he'd have to fork over an additional $1,000 for each week he didn't comply. this crime is so pervasive it prompted the fbi to put out a warning. the bureau says it's getting dozens of ransomware complaints each day. >> it's one of the more destructive pieces of malware because they'll encrypt those files. if you don't pay, they can just delete them. >> reporter: bruce snell is with the security computer firm mcafee and say
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 5:00am EDT
in a rural park. detectives are trying to determine if the person could be jessica ridgeway. the 10-year-old hasn't been seen since she left for school last friday morning. police found that body about seven miles from jessica's home but could not positively identify it. >>> a pennsylvania court released a letter jerry sandusky's wife wrote to the judge before her husband was sentenced on child sex abuse charges. in that letter, dottie sandusky defends the former penn state football coach. she said her husband is a man of very high morals who always puts others before himself. she went on to say, she no longer has faith in police or the legal system. a judge sentenced jerry sandusky to 60 years in prison on 40 counts of child sex abuse. sandusky maintains his innocence. >>> rains in southern california are causing big problems. take a look at this. a combination of heavy rain and soggy soil caused this big tree to come crashing down right onto two parked cars. someone in the office across the street shot this video and posted it online. fortunately, no one was inside either vehicle at th
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 6:00am EDT
or if the search should continue. today marks one week since the disappearance of 10-year-old jessica ridgeway. earlier this week, police discovered a dismembered body in a rural park about seven miles from the child's home. detectives are trying to figure out if the person could be jessica. she hasn't been seen since leaving for school last friday morning. >>> a traffic aleathrt in fairf county now. right after the rush, vdot will shut down the left hov lamp from i-66 eastbound that goes to the inner loop of the beltway. vdot says it needs to close the ramp to finish the express lanes project on time. all traffic will have to use the ramp on the right side of 66 to get on the beltway. construction workers will say, yes, this may cause more backups now, but that should ease up soon. >> we live here. we drive through it. we're a part of the pack. we understand it. but we know the end is near and the opening is coming and there are better times that lie ahead and more options to getting in and around ogden, virginia. >> the hov ramp and express lanes are scheduled to open before the new year. >>
FOX
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm EDT
on our facebook page. >> jessica says that many vaccines are made with aborted fetal cells. true? >> i'm not aware of any human cells. we are talking about see rum from cows. >> there is no data to indicate any harmful effects associated with serum from cows, but isn't convinced. >> i feel like yes, it is unsafe. i believe you should use other methods, like eat healthy. >> jessica believes it's hit or miss. she writes. >> there's a 1% that they use the right strains in the vaccine. >> i would say we have a good track record, much, much higher than 1% success rate. >> i haven't had a flu shot and don't want one, especially after the shot that gave so many people meningitis. >> there's absolutely no connection whatsoever to the current situation involving meningitis and people having gotten flu shots. >> someone else worried about fermaldahyde. >> these levels are very, very low. >> skinner says flu shots have minimal side effects, which include soreness around the injection and possibly a low grade fever. >> vaccination against flu is the single most important that people ca
FOX
Oct 12, 2012 10:00pm EDT
the best i can. >> reporter: the flu vaccine raised other concerns on our fox 5 facebook page. jessica says many vaccines are made with boaterred fetal cells. true? >> i'm not aware of any human cells used. we're talking serum from cows. >> reporter: tom skinner says there is no data to indicate any harmful effects associated with serum from cows, but this woman is not convinced. >> i feel like yes, it is unsafe. i feel you should use other methods like eat healthy. >> reporter: jessica believes it's hit or miss with flu vaccines and writes. >> there's a 1% chance they use the right strain in the vaccine. >> i would say we have a very good track record, much higher than 1% success rate. >> reporter: another says i haven't had a hot and don't want one -- shot and don't want one especially after the shots that gave so many people meningitis. >> there's absolutely no connection whatsoever to the current situation involving meningitis and people having gotten flu shots. >> reporter: someone else worried about formaldehyde. >> there are minute amounts of formaldehyde in the vaccines, bu
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 6:00am EDT
:12. jessica doyle is back and she has another your money report. >> she says look out, drivers. there's something you need to be aware of this morning. >> that's right. this morning goes out to people who have had an air bag replaced in the last three years. if this is you, auto industry officials say the national highway traffic safety administration has alerted them that thousands of car owners may be driving vehicles with counterfeit air bags. some of those air bags can actually fail to inflate. an official announcement could come as soon as today on the story. we will keep you covered on this one. >>> need a cab? there's a new app for that. today my taxi launches here in d.c., itself first city in the u.s. to get the popular system from europe. you heard how the system works first this morning right here on 9news now. >> press the button and then you see all the taxis around you. the first one accepts your request. you can follow on the screen when the taxi is arriving, where the taxi is at and you have a countdown showing you when to go outside so you don't have to wait in the ra
FOX
Oct 8, 2012 4:25am EDT
from where she disappeared is likely linked to jessica ridgway. she was last even friday as she walked to a park where she met up with classmates before school. an amber alert has been issued. >>> two big tech firms in china are getting the cold shoulder from lawmakers. the house intelligence committee is warning american companies they should not do business with the chinese firms. the house panel says the firms pose a threat to national security based on recent cyberattacks traced to china. both companies have offices in herndon, virginia. >>> big bird still very much in the spotlight after last week's presidential debate. >> and the economy continues to dominate the campaign trail. the argument both candidates are making over the latest jobs report. that is coming up next. >> the fall weather is kicking in at least temperature-wise. how long will it stick around? i'll have the details coming up after the break. [ woman ] ring. ring. progresso. i need your help... i just served my mother-in-law your chicken noodle soup but she loved it so much... i told her it was homemade
CBS
Oct 9, 2012 4:30am EDT
attention. more at 4:47. >>> time for your first money segment of the morning. >> the lovely jessica doyle. >> good morning. let's hope the pink helps wall street. we'd like that. it's a happy clorp. we'd like happy news. stocks were lower after the world bank warned asia's economies won't grow as much as expected this year. investors also waiting for earnings news this week from some of the biggest u.s. companies. checking the numbers, the dow starts this morning at 13,583. dropped nearly 27 points in trading yesterday. nasdaq bad day, down 23 points. the s&p 500 was off by 5. a congressional panel says two chinese telecom firms pose a security threat to the united states. the panel says the year long investigation found wawway and zte should be barred from any acquisitions and mergers. the chinese companies deny the allegations calling them dangerous political distractions. >>> the makers of coke, pepsi and dr. pepper are introducing new vending machines that display the number of calories that contain -- that the drink contains. they're in response to growing concerns about sugary soda
NBC
Oct 13, 2012 9:00am EDT
it that much thought. >> jessica anderson is associate editor at kiplinger's personal finance and is a pet owner herself who bought pet insurance but warns do your research before you buy. >> you want to read every policy you're considering really carefully. >> reporter: first thing to know, pet insurance will cost about $20 to $50 per month depending on what options you choose. the higher the maximum payout the pricier the premium. here's how it works. you pay your vet bill up front and then submit it to the insurance for reimburgsment. some insurance companies pay a percentage of the vet bill and you need to know about the deduct ibls. >> make sure that you look at how they treat deductibles. deductibles can be per visit. they can be per incident which is different. >> reporter: what will pet insurance cover? >> most of the policies are accident related and illness related only. >> reporter: preconditions are usually not covered and plans that offer that coverage cost more. if you decide against complete pet insurance there is something called a wellness plan. it covers routine care such
FOX
Oct 12, 2012 7:00am EDT
jessica ridgeway disappeared last friday. police are working to identify the remains, but they say they are still searching for jessica. in the meantime, the fbi is asking area residents to be on alert, saying a change in someone's behavior and habits could indicate their involvement. >>> in syria, the rebels say they have taken control of a strategic town that links the capital of damascus to aleppo. they claim to have seized an air base. russia is demanding answers after turkey intercepted a suspicious airliner yesterday that reportedly had military communications equipment, jammers and parts of a missile on board. wow. >>> 7:15 now. tucker is back. >> good morning, nice and cool out there. temperatures overnight in the mid-30s across much of the region. >> chilly. >> guess what's coming in later tonight? >> what? >> even colder temperatures. >> you were talking about a frost earlier, right? >> we have a freeze watch. 47 in washington. most of the region here basking in chilly october air. 36 in culpeper. 39 in martinsburg this morning. cumberland, 34. the temperatures overnight
NBC
Oct 8, 2012 5:00am EDT
. >>> in colorado, almost 1,000 people spent the weekend searching for a missing 10-year-old girl. jessica ridgeway was reported missing on friday after she didn't show up for her school in denver. yesterday searchers found her backpack about six miles from her home. police are hoping someone in the area may have seen her and will come forward with information. >>> tomorrow former penn state assistant coach jerry sandusky will be sentenced. last month a jury convicted him of molesting boys he met through his charity for at risk children. sandusky's lawyer said he made bad decisions, but he is not guilty of the charges. >> jerry has always said he made bad judgment in all the things that got him accused. having showers with kids, obviously he realized that was not the thing to do. but he still maintains his innocence. >> the 68-year-old sandusky could receive life in prison. >>> iphone fever in this country may be triggering a major labor dispute in china. an overseas labor watchdog says thousands of workers at a plant that builds the new iphone 5 went on strike last night. they were apparently angr
NBC
Oct 10, 2012 11:00am EDT
their daughters a lesson. jessica and dylan realized most of the mess around the home belonged to their three young daughters. they simply wouldn't clean anything in the house, dishes, laundry, nothing. they couldn't tell their daughters about the strike, though. they blogged the mess and showed folks what it looked like. they waited six days until the kids couldn't take it anymore. >> it was a pig sty. there's milk everywhere. the cereal looked like oatmeal. there was like plates on top of plates. >> i felt kind of like shy. i saw all this mold around the kitchen and i didn't want it to be messier. >> it was overwhelming. you didn't know where to start to clean it. >> her girls now pitch in a lot more around the house. she says she hopes this makes them more well rounded and responsible for their actions. i'm not sure i could have done it like that. >> they need to pitch in. >> let's take a look at the stories we are following this afternoon. pat lawson muse joins us in the news room with a preview of things to come. hey, pat. >> hey, barbara. >> d.c. has baseball fever, we know that. the na
FOX
Oct 8, 2012 5:00am EDT
in the ton of superior a few miles away from where she disappeared is likely linked to jessica ridgway. she was last seen friday as she walked to a park where she meets classmates before school. >>> in the boston harbor, the coast guard says a dead whale was found floating in water there. the 50-foot fin back whale seen here was found early sunday morning. the cause of death is not yet known. a teen from the new england aquarium found bruising and pressure lines on the hand mal's body which could mean the whale had been wrapped in something before it died. >>> it is liftoff of the 41st albuquerque international balloon fiesta in new mexico. nearly 500 hot air balloons were released into the sky yesterday morning. rainy weather delayed the opening of the festival on saturday. it will continue throughout the week. it is the largest hot air balloon event in the world. >> very colorful too. >>> coming up, a recall involving a popular cross overvehicle inform you drive a honda -- a popular crossover vehicle. if you drive a honda, you may want to stay tuned. >> we do have some fog some some areas
CBS
Oct 9, 2012 6:00am EDT
of meningitis is not contagious. >>> it's 6:06. jessica doyle is here with another your money report. good morning. >> good morning. we have big development news in montgomery county to the tune of $100 million. that's pretty big. that development could soon have the bulldozers back in action around rockville town center. montgomery county executive ike leggett just announced plans for a new choice hotel across from regal cinemas. >> this is an exciting time for rockville. it is an exciting time for montgomery county. we are delighted to have choice here and the expansion by its hotel and its headquarters. this will be a synergy of economic development tied to the ongoing development in the investment of the county -- investment the county and city have made over the last several years. >> it's aimed at spurring economic growth. leggett is saying the development will generate over $10 million for the county. >>> wal-mart and american express teaming up on a new reloadable prepaid card. it's called blue bird and it offers no minimum balance and no monthly annual or overdraft fees. this is a
CBS
Oct 11, 2012 5:00pm EDT
are trying to confirm whether a body found near an abandoned mine shack close to where jessica ridgeway went missing is indeed of that the missing girl. the 5th grader was kidnapped on her way to school last friday morning. up till now police said the only real clues they have are the discovery of her backpack and a water bottle. >>> there is more sad news from the scene of a deadly parking garage collapse in miami. a worker rescued after being stuck 13 hours in the concrete rubble at miami-dade community college has died. now that takes the toll to three. another worker is still missing, but investigators do not expect to find him alive. >>> and the work continues to find the cause of the fire at an ohio industrial plant that sent thick black smoke and flames shooting into the air. the fire broke out at hardy industrial technologies in paynesville township this morning. continues inside were so dangerous all the crews were ordered out of the building, but there are no reports of any serious injuries. >>> vice president joe biden and republican congressman paul ryan will share the stage toni
FOX
Oct 11, 2012 7:00am EDT
where 10-year-old jessica ridgeway disappeared last friday on her way to school. authorities haven't officially tied the crime scene to the missing girl, but they do believe that jessica was abducted. the fbi and police will be back on the scene today to search for more clues. >>> just two days after jerry sandusky was sentenced for molesting 10 young boys, word this morning that his $59,000 annual pension has been revoked. the news comes as we learn more about the letters the former penn state assistant football coach and his wife sent to the judge before his sentencing. in those letters they both portrayed themselves as victims of a conspiracy and wrote that the justice system let them down. >>> after 30 years fast food chain wendy's is getting a new look. check it out. their logo is changing and hopes of branding itself as a higher end hamburger chain. it features the company's name written in a newer red font and the always recognizable girl in red pigtails appear as little more mature. this is the fifth logo update since the company was found inside 1969. i didn't realize we
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 5:00am EDT
. police in colorado will give an update about jessica ridgeway. right now they will not confirm if the body is that of the missing girl. yesterday they say ridgeway was abducted. >>> the state of pennsylvania revoking jerry sandusky's $59,000 pension in the wake of his child sex abuse conviction. sandusky's wife dottie will not be entitled to any benefits either. a lawyer says he plans to fight that decision. on tuesday, sandusky was sentenced to at least 30 years behind bars for molesting ten boys over a 15-year period. >>> the captain of the cruise ship that capsized off the italian coast is suing after he was fired. ske tino is suing for wrongful dismissal and is demanding his job back. he is facing several charges for manslaughter and abandoning ship. he was the captain of the costa concordia. prosecutors say he misled the coast guard about the truex tent of the disaster. >>> this morning we are learning new information into how a man was able to go through airport security with a smoke grenade and other weapons in his luggage. federal agents arrested the 28-year-old at the
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 6:00am EDT
. police in colorado will give an update about jessica ridgeway's case. right now they will not confirm if the body is the missing girl. she disappeared on her walk to school last week. >>> today we are learning new information into how a man was able to go through airport security with a smoke grenade and other weapons in his luggage. federal agents arrested 28-year-old at the los angeles airport during a layover on his way home to boston from japan. they found all these suspicious items in his luggage. officials in south korea say they screened the man's luggage when he made a stop there but found no hazardous materials. u.s. agents say the smoke grenade violates the u.n. regulations for shipping explosives. harris has a detention hearing tomorrow. >>> syria's government is calling turkey's interception of a syrian passenger plane an act of piracy. military jets forced the syrian air flight, which was headed from russia to damascus to land in turkey. turkish forces believe that plane was carrying military equipment to the syrian president's regime. troops seized the plane's cargo but
NBC
Oct 13, 2012 6:00am EDT
the young life of a 10-year-old colorado girl whose body was found yesterday in a nearby park. jessica ridgeway vanished last friday after walking to school. hundreds of people spent the week searching for her and investigators identified her body yesterday. the police chief there says there is a predator at large. >>> victims and the families of victims in the aurora theater shooting attack will soon receive thousands of dollars for the injuries they suffer. a mediator in charge of handling the victims' funds says some families will receive up to $175,000 each. the people injured will get an amount based on the length of hospital stays. there's about $5 million in donations in the fund. the mediator says he hopes to have all the money distributed by november 15th so families have money for thanksgiving. >>> three los angeles police officers are recovering this morning after crashing their car into a home. take a look at this video. the officers responding to a backup call in the area somehow lost control. they crashed through the fence, landed on top of another car. first responders h
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 5:00am EDT
. >> thank you so much for having me. >> absolutely. >> over to you. >> thank you, jessica. >>> you could make -- could you make it work if you only had $30 to spend on 21 meals? >> we'll take a look at some of the challenges when it comes to living on food stamps. . >>> welcome back. 5:40 on this wednesday morning. we have temps in the mid and upper 50s. cloudy skies. a little cool in other areas but it's going to be a really nice day by the end of it. we start out with some clouds. patchy fog and drizzle. 59 at 9:00. 46 by noon and 69 at 3:00 p.m. right now here's monika with timesaver traffic. >>> early morning accident in burtonsville brought down a utility pole westbound route 198. remains blocked after route 29 with crews on the scene. here in college park, the beltway looks great. we'll be back in a couple minutes with more traffic. back to you, jess. >>> i've been combing through the day's daily deals, e-mails and retailer websites to find you some deep discounts. here of some of my favorites. ladies, put down the mascara with this deal for a hot beauty trend. pay $75 for eyelash
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 7:00am EDT
a body found near the spot where jessica ridgeway disappeared exactly one week ago. officials say the condition of the body has delayed identification and gave no indication of its age or gender. >>> colorado movie theater shooting suspect james holmes was back in court on thursday. his attorney asked the judge to delay next month's hearing on whether holmes should stand trial until january. the defense wants more time to go through nearly 20,000 pages of evidence. holmes is charged with killing 12 people and wounding 58 others. >>> a winnier for this year's nobel peace prize this morning. in a unanimous designificant the committee awarded this year's prize to the european union for its landmark role in history uniting the continent. the award downplays the current eurozone crisis straining its 17 nations. >>> the cash-strapped u.s. postal service is raising the price of a first-class stamp by one penny to 46 cents. that and other rate hikes take effect jane 27th. the postal service will introduce a new global forever stamp that lets you mill a letter anywhere in the world for $1.
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